Quiz Me! - People: World War II

Test your knowledge about people in the World War II era.

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All of the following are associated with the work of the Navajo Code Talkers except:

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This group was instrumental in keeping United States military communication safe from the Japanese in World War II

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This individual commanded the Third Army at the Battle of the Bulge. He ultimately ordered his forces to turn around to relieve American troops who had been surrounded by German forces.

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Historians determined that this person was wrongly denied the U.S. military’s top honor because of his race. In 1997, he became one of only seven African Americans to have ever received the military’s Medal of Honor.

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The Marshall Plan has been called one of the most significant legislative actions taken in the modern era. This was George Marshall’s plan to do which of the following?

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For his bravery as a First Lieutenant in World War II, Vernon Baker was awarded all of the following except:

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Prior to 1991, the Flying Tigers had not received U.S. military credit for their time fighting the Japanese in World War II. They had not received this credit because

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George Marshall served the United States militarily and diplomatically. Which of the following is not an accomplishment of George Marshall?

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This US   President issued Executive Order 9066 authorizing forced internment of Japanese-Americans which was later upheld as constitutional by the Supreme Court in Korematsu v. United States.

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As the thirty-fourth President of the United States, Dwight D. Eisenhower established which of the following?

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